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Phacus salinus (F.E.Fritsch) E.W.Linton & Karnkowska 2010

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Protozoa
Subkingdom Eozoa
Infrakingdom Infrakingdom Euglenozoa
Phylum Euglenozoa
Infraphylum Dipilida
Class Euglenophyceae
Subclass Euglenophycidae
Order Euglenida
Family Phacidae
Genus Phacus


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Phacus salinus (F.E.Fritsch) E.W.Linton & Karnkowska
Poland, Mąkolno village, pond, 26 April 2020. 28 Aug 2020. Bożena Zakryś. © Bożena Zakryś (zakrys@biol.uw.edu.pl).

Phacus salinus (F.E.Fritsch) E.W.Linton & Karnkowska
Poland, Izdebno Kościelne village, fish pond, 8 May 2018. 28 Aug 2020. Bożena Zakryś. © Bożena Zakryś (zakrys@biol.uw.edu.pl).


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Phacus salinus (F.E.Fritsch) E.W.Linton & Karnkowska Poland, Izdebno Kościelne village, fish pond, 8 May 2018
© Bożena Zakryś (zakrys@biol.uw.edu.pl)

Publication details
Phacus salinus (F.E.Fritsch) E.W.Linton & Karnkowska in E.W.Linton & al. 2010: 609

Published in: Linton, E.W., Karnkowska-Ishikawa, A., Kim, J.I., Shin, W., Bennett, M., Kwiatowski, J., Zakrys, B. & Triemer, R.E. (2010). Reconstructing euglenoid evolutionary relationships using three genes: nuclear SSU and LSU, and chloroplast 16S rDNA sequences and the description of Euglenaria gen. nov. (Euglenophyta). Protist 161: 603-19.
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Publication date: 2010

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Phacus is Phacus longicauda (Ehrenberg) Dujardin.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Lepocinclis salina F.E.Fritsch

Type information
Type locality: England: Essex: near Stanford-le-Hope (Index Nominum Algarum). Notes: GenBank EU624028 (Lukomska-Kowalczyk et al., 2020: 1149). Pools in salt-marshes.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lepocinclis salina F.E.Fritsch 1914
Euglena texta var. salina (F.E.Fritsch) T.G.Popova 1955
Euglena salina (F.E.Fritsch) Skvortsov & M.Noda 1983

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Lepocinclis texta var. minor Roll 1925
Lepocinclis texta var. salina (Fritsch) Popova 1951

General environment
This is a brackish species.

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Key references
Lukomska-Kowalczyk, M., Fells, A., Chaber, K., Milanowski, R. & Zakrys, B. (2020). Taxon-rich phylogeny and taxonomy of the genus Phacus (Euglenida) based on morphological and molecular data. Journal of Phycology 56(5): 1135-1156.

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